RE: [agile-usability] Naming the thing (was "user centered design overlaps with traditional analysis?)
- Jamie wrote:
"Absolutely. I use software to accomplish tasks. I want the software to
work. I want to get the job done efficiently and move on. Makes me want to
reread "Software for Use"."
Go for it! :-) I'll even autograph your copy.
I am increasingly convinced that mainstream user-centered design has drifted
off target, although I get brickbats every time I dare to suggest this in
public. I did stick my neck out recently in the Cutter IT Journal in a
provocative article called "Beyond User-Centered Design"
--Larry Constantine, IDSA
Chief Scientist | Constantine & Lockwood Ltd | www.foruse.com